PC CAPS

PC CAPS Program

The Kimball Art Center is working with Park City High School students from the PC CAPS program to design a new metal shop studio. The Kimball has offered welding classes for years but they have to hold them outside because they don’t have adequate indoor space. Carolyn Murray has this story.

Park City High School Ranked #1 in Utah

May 11, 2017

Last week, Park City High School received two top ranking awards for college preparedness from the Washington Post and Us News and World Report.  The Post ranking puts Park City number one in Utah. Us News places Park City second.  Principal Bob O’Connor says they’ve worked hard to achieve the recognition.

Click here for a link to Edison Foundation Award

Lynn Ware Peek and John Wells speak with Dave Levitan (rebroadcast) who recently released the book, "Not a Scientist:  How Politicians Mistake, Misrepresent, and Utterly Mangle Science."

Then guest co-host Chris Cherniak joins Lynn to talk about a possible plastic bag ban in Park City and deciphers what that would mean for the three large retailers in town.  

New CTE Specialist Joins Park City School District

Jan 12, 2017

The Park City School district has a new CTE specialist starting immediately. They’ve combined leadership with PC CAPs and have plans to build a more cohesive career and technical, project based, learning environment.  Carolyn Murray has more: 

Park City High School

The Park City Center for Advanced Professional Studies, or PC CAPS, is in its third year of engaging Park City High School juniors and seniors in real world projects.  Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The Park City Center for Advanced Professional Development is back for its second year. It's a Park City High School program that focuses on getting high school juniors and seniors involved in real life projects with local businesses while learning engineering, software development, graphic design, business and education. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Despite community concerns, the Park City board of education is moving ahead on plans for a new $5 million building - but what the building will be used for still isn't clear. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

The Park City school board will vote to approve the expenditure for a new building for PC CAPS and other professional development. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Utah Governor Gary Herbert paid a visit to Park City Wednesday, specifically to tour the Park City Center of Advanced Professional Studies. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The Park City school board will make a decision by the end of the month whether to move forward with the new $5,000,000 Professional Development and PCCAPS building. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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